Details of the Incident

  • Jon ShaneEmail author
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Criminology book series (BRIEFSCRIMINOL)


The incident occurred in July 2007, at approximately 3:00 p.m. in a mid-sized U.S. city. A police officer was on patrol in a marked police car in the City when he was approached by an Hispanic male who informed him that he had just been robbed inside his store. The officer broadcasted over the police radio that three White or Hispanic males were seen running east bound on City streets from the store.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Law, Police Science and Criminal Justice AdministrationJohn Jay College of Criminal JusticeNew YorkUSA

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